The theatre was set up in 1957 and to date it has 63 creative seasons and over 380 performances. The performances are prepared within the learning activities of the Stage Arts Faculty and are presented at regular shows to the general audience.

TDT has available: a big stage furnished with stage equipment, lighting and sound equipment, a hall with 500 seats; a small stage and a hall with 75 seats; 4 rehearsal halls with stages; physical theatre hall; workshops: sewing – 2; woodwork; upholstery; ironwork; painters; makeup and wigs; a wardrobe with more than 400 costumes; a stage props store.